The wild bunch shut down Carmel’s offense and special teams didn’t disappoint. The Kingsmen won after a difficult Semi-State rematch against Carmel 16-10.

The first score of the game was a 22 yard field goal by Sam Scholtes for a 3-0 lead. Camden Bohn in the seconded quarter blasted his way into the end zone for a 7 yard touchdown run to make it 10-3. Sam Scholtes made an 38 yard field goal that bounced off the bottom of the post as time expired for halftime. Penn went into halftime with a 13-3 lead. Sam Scholtes secured the victory for the Kingsmen with a 40 yard field goal to make it 16-3.

The 12-1(5-0 NIC) #6(#97 in the nation, according to MaxPrep) Kingsmen play #1(#11 in the nation, according to MaxPrep) Center Grove is 13-0(7-0 Metropolitan). The Kingsmen will compete in the IHSAA state championship November 28th at 7:05 in Lucas Oil Stadium(500 S Capitol Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46225)

By Kevin McNulty

Kevin McNulty teaches English and Mass Media Studies at Penn High School. He advises the Penn News Network and manages the PNN Studio and news room. For more information, navigate your browser to